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Stories with person: Mel Gibson
  • Hollywood to tell the story of the USS Indianapolis 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 5:12 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - The story of the USS Indianapolis has been often told.

  • Exit of Anti-Defamation League head marks shift for US Jews 
    Updated: Jul-18-15 11:58 am

    NEW YORK - Over 28 years as head of the Anti-Defamation League, Abe Foxman emerged as a forceful torchbearer for American Jews. He counseled presidents and diplomats, CEOs and celebrities. He took on prominent figures over anti-Semitic remarks or representations - actor Mel Gibson among them - and accepted any ensuing apologies on behalf of an entire community. No other U.S. Jewish leader has wielded as much influence with policymakers, faith leaders and U.S. Jews.